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Authorities are releasing additional details about the murder of a man driving in a car in Ventura County. The shooting happened January 11th, in El Rio. Ventura County Sheriff’s detectives say Pete Mendez was in a car when someone in another vehicle fired a volley of shots. The 21 year old Oxnard man was hit.  He was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities are still trying to piece together what led to a car to car shooting in Ventura County which left a man dead over the weekend. It happened just after 12:30 Saturday morning, just outside of Oxnard in the community of El Rio.